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Flight tracking website FlightRadar24's data shows how the KLM flight made it all the way to Canada before it turned around and went back to Amsterdam.

An erupting volcano in Mexico forced KLM passengers to take an 11-hour flight from Amsterdam to … Amsterdam

KLM Flight 685 was bound for Mexico, but a volcanic eruption caused the crew to turn around, and visa limits meant they had to go back to Amsterdam.
A worker cleans the windshield of an Air France-KLM plane at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport in Roissy, France, in June 2019.

A woman breastfeeding her baby on a plane was asked to cover up to ‘be respectful of people of other cultures’

Shelby Angel said a female flight attendant tried to give her a blanket to cover up during a flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam last month.
A KLM aircraft.

Dutch airline KLM apologized after a tweet telling followers you’re more likely to survive a plane crash if you’re sitting at the back

KLM's verified Twitter account in India shared the information as part of its #TuesdayTrivia competition. Both the account and KLM then apologized.

Dutch airline KLM is telling customers to fly less as the aviation industry confronts the ‘flight shaming’ movement

KLM launched a new environmental awareness campaign encouraging travelers to fly less. The campaign comes as "flight shaming" gains traction.
A RQ-4 Global Hawk drone conducts tests over Maryland in an undated photo.

Airlines cancel and divert flights passing over Iran after it shot down a US drone

United, British Airways, Qantas, and Lufthansa are among the carriers now avoiding Iranian airspace, as tension in the region escalate.
The "Flying V" meant to be more fuel-efficient thanks to its futuristic design.

One of Europe’s flagship airlines is working on a fuel-efficient, V-shaped plane that seats passengers in its wings

Its futuristic design makes the "Flying V" lighter and more aerodynamic, said Dutch airline KLM. That means it needs less fuel than other planes.
The aftermath of a a Pan-Am plane colliding with a KLM Jumbo in 1977, when 583 people were killed.

The Boeing 737 Max crisis could mark a seismic shift for the aviation industry. Here are the other disasters that have changed the way we fly.

Two fatal crashes involving Boeing's 737 Max planes could change the US or global aviation industry in the way fatal crashes have done so before.
A Copa Airlines Boeing 737.

These 20 airlines are the least likely to have delayed flights

Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, KLM, Qatar Airways, Singapore, ANA, and Iberia are just some of the carriers on OAG's list of the most punctual airlines.
A Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.

The 21 safest airlines in the world

Australia's Qantas was named the safest airline in the world by the editors of AirlineRatings.com. Twenty other airlines also made the list.
A Qantas Airbus A380.

The 20 safest airlines in the world

Here are the 20 safest airlines in the world for 2018, according to AirlineRatings.com. Airlines from Asia and Europe dominate the list.